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Madang government confirms Ramu nickel acid pollution

“Rain water is not safe for human consumption even from creeks and rivers”

Villagers face effects of smoke

The National aka The Loggers Times

COASTAL villages near Ramu Nickel plant site in Basamuk, Rai Coast, in Madang, are experiencing the effects of harmful smoke from the mine.

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MCC claims marine waste dumping safe - but no transparency

Chinese company MCC claims marine waste dumping of toxic tailings from its Ramu mine is safe … but is refusing to release the ‘independent’ studies it says support its claims. 484 more words

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Ramu mine 'plagued by technical and financial problems' says Chairman

Ramu NiCo troubled by low metal prices

The National aka The Loggers Times

THE world market price is unfavourable to the Ramu NiCo project, which is… 175 more words

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Ramu mine partners meet to discuss project failings

Mr. Zhao Shimin presented the summary of the Project update with emphasis that the world market price is unfavorable for the Project as well as the technical difficulties and financial challenges currently faced by the Project.

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MCC finally responds to gas pollution claims

Miner denies claims

The National aka The Loggers Times

RAMU NiCo Management (MCC) Ltd, which manages the US$2.1 billion nickel/cobalt project in Madang, dismissed claims of gas pollution at its Basamuk refinery last month. 187 more words

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MCC says Ramu mine production loss 'huge'

Ramu NiCo asked to hit 70% output goal

The National aka The Loggers Times

THE financer and major stakeholder in the Ramu NiCo project, the MCC Group, wanted Ramu NiCo Management (MCC) Ltd to hit the 70% production capacity this year while aiming at 80%. 161 more words

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Highlands hikes stake in nickel project

The National aka The Loggers Times

HIGHLANDS Pacific’s interest in the Ramu NiCo nickel project will increase to 11.3% from 8.56%, according to the company’s 2013 financial statements. 166 more words

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